National Electrical Contractors Association, Sydney


The National Electrical and Communications Association (NECA) is a peak industry body comprised of almost 5,000 member organisations. They are run for contractors, by contractors and have a strong commitment to training and education.

In 2018 AREA3 were engaged by NECA as the project manager and superintendent to deliver NECA’s new Centre of Excellence, where all of their Sydney apprentices would be trained. AREA3 managed the design, tendering and construction of the project. The new centre includes solar training, pole training and workshop facilities.

The construction works continued throughout the holiday break to adhere to a tight project programme. The NECA Centre of Excellence will be better able to prepare new electricians for their ever-evolving future careers.

Project Management:

  • Delivery of the first 800sqm of the works within 15 working days.

  • Facilitating collaboration between the design team and suppliers to develop creative solutions for NECA

  • Management of design development and risk analysis to determine the best way forward for our client

  • Working with an expert industry organisation to deliver cutting edge technologies in training and development